Temporary Site Closure Oct or Nov. 2014
Temporary Site Closure will occur mid-October or November, 2014 and last between 5 to 10 business days. Weekends the site will remain open. The site is also open the week of October 6 - 10, 2014. Please call 301-320-1410 for updates
NPS Civil War to Civil Rights Trading Cards
Looking for a fun and educational way to learn about America's Civil War? Collect the National Park Service's Civil War to Civil Rights trading cards available, free, at select National Park Service sites in commemoration of the 150th Anniversary of the Civil War.
Clara Barton National Historic Site offers four cards:
We also have the two cards for the George Washington Memorial Parkway:
There are a total of 103 cards available from 11 National Park Service sites in the National Capital Region: (print the NCR list)
Antietam National Battlefield (11), Arlington House-The Robert E. Lee Memorial (8), Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Historical Park (12), Civil War Defenses of Washington (3), Clara Barton National Historic Site (4), Ford's Theatre National Historic Site (13), George Washington Memorial Parkway (2), Harpers Ferry National Historical Park (14), Manassas National Battlefield (10), Monocacy National Battlefield (11), National Mall and Memorial Parks (15).
There are a total of 86 cards available from 12 National Park Service sites in the Northeast Region: (print the NER list)
Appomattox Court House National Historical Park (6), Boston African American National Historic Site (1), Boston Harbor Islands (7), Boston National Historical Park (6), Colonial National Historical Park (5), Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania County Battlefields Memorial National Military Park (21), Gettysburg National Military Park (8), Lowell National Historical Park (5), New Bedford Whaling National Historical Park (10), Petersburg National Battlefield (6), Richmond National Battlefield Park (7), Saint-Gaudens National Historic Site (4).
Did You Know?
Visit a truly one-of-a-kind home from your computer. Take the Clara Barton National Historic Site Virtual Tour. Become an On-line Junior Ranger by completing fun and educational activities through the Clara Barton Interactive Experience. More...